To improve the quality of life for people who are blind have low vision, or have other special needs.
The mission of the National Federation of the Blind is to serve as a means for blind people to come together to work collectively to improve our lives.
Our mission is to prevent blindness and preserve sight.
The Kevin Turner Foundation has been created to: 1. Bring attention to ALS and the need for a cure 2. Raise awareness about the seriousness of braintrauma in athletes at every level of competition and its possible connection to ALS 3. And to financially support efforts to study, treat, prevent, and [...]
The Alzheimer’s & Dementia Resource Center is Central Florida’s community resource for families and professional caregivers affected by Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias through education, advocacy, research opportunities, and compassionate support.
Music has proven to benefit a wide range of older adults afflicted with cognitive decline. According to research, music has been effective in decreasing dementia related behaviors including agitation,anxiety, and depression as well as improving overall quality of life.
Fit kids, one school at a time! We give schools and PE teachers the funding and tools they need to create PE programs that kids love to participate in and teachers love to teach! 61.5% of kids do not get ANY physical activity outside school making our mission vital to help kids learn to become activ[...]
The mission of Serving Kids Hope is to promote healthy lifestyles in children,families, and communities by addressing medical, nutritional, social, economic, and behavioral issues in a comprehensive, compassionate, and empowering manner.
The Children's Diabetes Foundation was established by Barbara and Marvin Davis in 1977 in Denver, Coloradoas a non-profit organization dedicated solely to the support of research in childhood diabetes and the provision of the best possible clinical and educational programs for children with diabetes[...]
Our mission is to accelerate life-changing breakthroughs to cure, prevent, and treat T1D and its complications. We see a world without type 1 diabetes.
FAR's mission is to raise and distribute funds to perform research in the causes, identification, detection, prevention, control, treatment, and cure for alcoholism.
Women for Sobriety (WFS) is an organization whose purpose is to help all women find their individual path to recovery through discovery of self, gained by sharing experiences, hopes, and encouragement with other women in similar circumstances.
The Road 2 Recovery Foundation is a 501 (C) (3) non-profit organization founded to help professional AMA licensed professional motocross/supercross members with financial assistance if they sustain career-ending injuries as well as providing motivational, emotional, and spiritual support to these in[...]
We are the foremost eating disorders non-profit organization in New England. We provide education about eating disorders and their underlying causes to develop a compassionate community that promotes hopefulness and supports healing.
To Write Love on Her Arms is a nonprofit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury, and suicide.
Many disadvantaged children who lack good oral hygiene habits or dental care can have severe tooth decay and gum disease which may result in physical pain or discomfort. In many cases, this leads to low self-esteem and potentially significant health issues. Early intervention with education for both[...]
NYCHSF introduces plant-based foods and nutrition education in schools to educate the whole school community.
Every year, more than half a million babies are born too soon in the United States. Our country’s premature birth rate has risen by 36 percent over the last 25 years. That’s serious cause for concern. We help moms have full-term pregnancies and research the problems that threaten the health of babie[...]
SOSMentor's mission is to decrease the alarming rates of childhood obesity and related illnesses by educating underserved youth in health, nutrition, and fitness and by motivating them to make healthy lifestyle choices and become health advocates in their schools, their families, and their communiti[...]
We know that lasting personal and social change comes about when we all work together. That’s why at the Y, strengthening community is our cause. Every day, we work side-by-side with our neighbors to make sure that everyone, regardless of age, income or background, has the opportunity to learn, grow[...]
NFBH is a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to brain health initiaves and facilitating healthcare for everyone, emphasizing our veterans, law enforcement and first responders.
Our founding members were looking for a way to serve a demographic of people who would otherwise not have access to the services inerHEALTH provides. The inerHEALTH Foundation and our members are passionate about fighting Type 2 Diabetes and believe that through hard work, dedication, and educationa[...]
We are a non-profit that provides multiple free opportunities to exercise in Austin and the surrounding communities. Though a Parkinson’s diagnosis can be tough to deal withthere is one proven way to help yourself and that is to be fit and exercise!
Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency (Alpha-1) is a condition that is passed from parents to their children through their genes. This condition may result in serious lung and/or liver disease at various ages in life.
MDA is leading the fight to free individuals — and the families who love them — from the harm of muscular dystrophy, ALS and related muscle-debilitating diseases that take away physical strength, independence and life. We use our collective strength to help kids and adults live longer and grow stron[...]
We understand how hard it can be when a family member needs help. We also understand how much care professionals take when making a referral. That's why, for over 30 years, both families and professionals throughout the Midwest have trusted Preferred Family Healthcare.
Hi my name is Mark! I haven't had the easiest past few months... October 28th was the day of my first car accident. A guy pulled out in front of my vehicle and my brakes just couldn't work fast enough. As a result, my car was totaled and my back is pretty messed up; multiple herniated disks. I had b[...]
Providing resources, guidance, and assistance to first responders with wellness, mental health, and addiction.
We help parents of those with special needs learn to thrive in healthy, empowered and connected living
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